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George Eliot

George Eliot was born in Nuneaton on 22nd November 1819. Baptized Mary Anne Evans, Eliot chose to write using a male pen name. She was sent away to school but returned when her mother died in 1836.She later moved to Coventry with her father.After her father's death she became the Assistant Editor of the Westminster Review in 1851. She also met George Henry Lewes this year and they became partners for the rest of his life. Lewes was already married, although he and his wife both considered their...See more

Personality Profile For George Eliot

George Eliot

The following is a personality profile of George Eliot based on her work.

George Eliot is unconventional and boisterous.

She is empathetic, she feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. She is laid-back as well: she appreciates a relaxed pace in life. But, George Eliot is also intermittent: she has a hard time sticking with difficult tasks for a long period of time.

More than most people, her choices are driven by a desire for discovery.

Considers helping others to guide a large part of what she does: she thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. She is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: she cares more about making her own path than following what others have done.


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